Level

Senior Credit Analyst

Full-Time in Seattle, WA - Remote OK - Mid Level

Role: Senior Credit Analyst

Location: Seattle preferred (remote considered)

Overview:

At Level, we are on a mission to redefine and deliver the portable financial benefits needed in the on-demand economy — empowering people to build and grow micro-businesses and putting people in charge of how they work.

This is your opportunity to join a small group of industry veterans at an early stage, delivering the core product that will serve millions of micro-entrepreneurs. As our Senior Credit Analyst, you will design, build and operate our credit analysis and underwriting activities, evaluating the financial position and credit risk of Level’s micro-business customers.

A member of the Techstars Seattle ‘19 class, we are backed by NextView Ventures, Untapped Capital, Techstars Ventures, Acumen Fund and Ascend.vc.

Opportunity:

You will play an integral role in helping Level excel at delivering affordable, fair and appropriate credit products to on-demand micro-businesses. You will design and build efficient underwriting models for customers, track portfolio health and manage default risk — cumulatively resulting in an exceptional customer experience.

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Analyze and interpret micro-business work history to assess risk profile and define appropriate funding levels
  • Update Level’s credit model based on a growing number of data pipelines
  • Establish best-in-class credit performance evaluation and reporting for operations and leadership teams
  • Assist in reviewing and upgrading Level’s underwriting and portfolio management processes, including design and operation of Level’s credit policy
  • Work closely with the Product and Engineering teams to maintain the highest level of customer satisfaction in the delivery of our credit products
  • Monitor and apply regulatory and compliance requirements
  • Develop and implement a segmentation strategy for our customer base

Requirements:

You have a “get it done” attitude and will take ownership of growing Level from day one. You thrive on challenges and are invigorated by momentum, accomplishment and building things with purpose. You are a team player and are eager to contribute to the overall success of Level.

  • 3+ years professional experience, with demonstrated success building and maintaining credit models in consumer or small business field
  • 2+ years experience programming in Python, R, or other objected oriented languages.
  • Problem solver who enjoys taking on big challenges
  • Innate sense of curiosity with desire to innovate and create transformational solutions
  • Strong sense of ownership and business orientation
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills to translate complex concepts for different audiences
  • BA/MS in a quantitative discipline (Computer Science, Computational Math, Statistics, Finance or related field)
  • Prior experience in a startup environment preferred
  • Passion for our mission to put people in charge of how they work

This role is of critical importance to the long-term success of Level. As one of the early employees in a rapidly growing startup, you will be rewarded with equity, an unparalleled learning and growth experience and competitive compensation.

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Level is an equal-opportunity employer and we encourage applicants from all backgrounds. We’d love to hear from you if you’re a team player who wants to have an outsized impact. Learn more at www.levelgoals.com.